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Malcolm X lived in difficult times - when some thought that black people were inferior to white people. But Malcolm believed that black people should stand up for their rights and he preached this belief everywhere he went. His message became popular because it was one of hope and pride. But it also became dangerous, because some people didn't agree with him. In 1965, one of these people shot and killed him. Even though his life was cut short by hatred, Malcolm X's ideas still affect people of all races. Here is his amazing story.

An ALA Notable Children's Book

Synopsis:

Describes the life, beliefs, and achievements of the controversial Black Muslim leader.

About the Author

Arnold Adoff has written over twenty-five books of poetry for young readers, including Slow Dance Heartbreak Blues, illustrated by William Cotton; and Street Music: City Poems, illustrated by Karen Barbour, both of which are available at your local library. He is the author of Malcolm X, illustrated by Rudy Gutierrez, and has also edited The Poetry of Black America. He has received the NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children, and his trademark "shaped speech" writing style and his rhythmic poems have made him one of the most renowned children's poets of our time.

Mr. Adoff and his wife, celebrated author Virginia Hamilton, live in Yellow Springs, Ohio.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780064421188
ill.:
Gutierrez, Rudy
Author:
Gutierrez, Rudy
Author:
Crews, Donald
Author:
Adoff, Arnol
Author:
Adoff, Arnold
Author:
D
Author:
Shukert, Rachel
Author:
by Arnold Adoff and Rudy Gutierrez
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Political
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - People of Color
Subject:
X, malcolm, 1925-1965
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
X, Malcolm
Subject:
Black muslims
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Political
Subject:
Ethnic - African American
Subject:
Concepts - General
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Trophy Chapter Books Paperback
Series Volume:
105-19
Publication Date:
20000131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 2 to 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
7.68x5.20x.16 in. .12 lbs.
Age Level:
to 5

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